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Peace, a prerequisite for Asia’s progress, prosperity: Cambodian youths

Peace is the most important factor for Asia's progress and prosperity, and all countries in the region should stay united to maintain it, Cambodian youths said on Monday, ahead of the fifth summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) to be held in Tajikistan this month.

Cambodia sees rise in approved real estate projects

Cambodia approved more than 2.7 billion U.S. dollars worth of real estate projects during the first four months of 2019, a sharp 67.3 percent increase, local media reported on Monday, citing a senior official.

Cambodia, Timor-Leste vow to enhance bilateral ties

Cambodia and Timor-Leste vowed on Monday to enhance bilateral relations in trade, tourism and education, a Cambodian spokesman said.

Interview: Cambodian deputy PM hails China’s “enormous development” in past 70 years

China has achieved "enormous development" in the past 70 years and the progress has benefited the whole world, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong told Xinhua in a recent interview.

Drug arrests in Cambodia up 8.5 pct in 1st five months

Cambodian authorities had arrested 6,909 drug-related suspects in the first five months of 2019, up 8.5 percent over the same period last year, said an Interior Ministry's anti-drug department report on Saturday.

Foreign visits to Cambodian tourism attraction Angkor down 7.3 pct in 5 months

The number of foreign tourists visiting Cambodia’s famed Angkor Archeological Park dropped 7.3 percent in the first five months of 2019, a state-run Angkor Enterprise said in a press release on Saturday.

China, Cambodia to enhance bilateral ties

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Prak Sokhonn here Friday, calling for closer bilateral ties and cooperation under regional frameworks.

Interview: Chinese-invested Sihanoukville SEZ is model for SEZ development in Cambodia: Cambodian deputy PM

Chinese-invested Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) is a model for the development of Special Economic Zones in Cambodia, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Hor Namhong told Xinhua in an interview on Thursday.

Cambodia’s top legislator embarks on visit to Vietnam, Laos

Cambodia's National Assembly President Samdech Heng Samrin left here on Tuesday for a five-day visit to Vietnam and Laos in a bid to further enhance ties and cooperation.

27 Iraqi mine action experts under training in Cambodia

Twenty-seven Iraqi mine action experts started to get a 15-day training course in Cambodia on Monday, Heng Ratana, director general of the Cambodian Mines Action Center (CMAC) said.

Hydropower project in Cambodia helps fish to come home

In early April in Sesan district of Stung Treng province, Cambodia, the reservoir of Lower Sesan II Hydropower Station was sparkling with water merging with the azure sky.

Cambodian PM’s party wins most votes in local council elections

The ruling Cambodian People's Party (CPP) of Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen won the most votes in the third mandate elections for municipal, provincial, town and district councilors on Sunday, according to preliminary results released by the National Election Committee (NEC).

Cambodians hold religious ceremony for death of landmine detection dog

Staff at the Cambodian Mines Action Center (CMAC) have held a religious ceremony for the death of a landmine detection dog, CMAC's Director General Heng Ratana said on Sunday.

Local council elections kick off in Cambodia

The third mandate municipal, provincial, town and district council elections kicked off in Cambodia on Sunday after an eight-day campaign, said Dim Sovannarom, a spokesman for the National Election Committee (NEC).

Cambodian PM to pay working visit to Japan next week

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen will pay a working visit to Japan from May 29 to 31, according to a foreign ministry's statement on Saturday.

First batch of Cambodian bananas reaches China

A ship carrying 100 tonnes of Cambodian bananas arrived in Shanghai Friday, marking the start of China's banana imports from Cambodia.

ADB to help build 100-MW solar park in Cambodia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 7.64-million-U.S. dollar loan to support the construction of a 100-megawatt (MW) solar power park in Cambodia, said its press release on Friday.

Cambodian PM to attend 75th session of UN-ESCAP in Thailand

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen will attend the 75th Session of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP) in Bangkok, Thailand on May 27, said a foreign ministry's statement on Thursday.

Cambodian king heads to France for ICC-Angkor event

Cambodian King Norodom Sihamoni on Thursday left here for France to attend an event being held to celebrate the successful work done by the International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Angkor (ICC-Angkor) over the past 25 years.

2 Chinese tourists die in car crash in NW Cambodia: police

Two Chinese tourists had died in a car crash in northwestern Cambodia's Banteay Meanchey province, a local traffic police chief said on Wednesday.